Clinicopathological and outcome analysis of adult lupus nephritis patients in China

  title={Clinicopathological and outcome analysis of adult lupus nephritis patients in China},
  author={Yi Tang and Xiaoyan Zhang and Ling Fen Ji and Xuhua Mi and Fei Liu and Lichuan Yang and Wei Qin},
  journal={International Urology and Nephrology},
The objective of this study was to assess clinicopathological characteristics and outcomes of lupus nephritis adult patients in China. Clinicopathological features, treatment strategies, responses and outcome of 681 adult patients with biopsy-proved lupus nephritis were retrospectively analyzed. Six hundred and eighty-one LN patients were included and followed up for 52.5 ± 14.1 months. Differences in age, disease duration, BP, proteinuria, serum albumin, creatinine, ANCA-positive ratio and… CONTINUE READING


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